Job Information

University of Utah French Immersion Preschool/Kindergarten Principal Teacher in Salt Lake City, Utah

Open Date 03/17/2021

Requisition Number PRN11007N

Job Title Associate Instructor - Hourly

Working Title French Immersion Preschool/Kindergarten Principal Teacher

Job Grade A00

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 19.5

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00723 - Virginia Tanner Creative Dance

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 18.5 to 22.0

Close Date

Job Summary

La Maison des Enfants, a French Immersion Preschool/Kindergarten for children ages 3-6 years old, located on the campus of the University of Utah in the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex, as part of Tanner Dance, is looking for a teacher for the 2021-22 school year.

All candidates must be fluent in French. Native French speakers preferred.

This position requires a versatile teacher, someone who can create, organize and conduct early childhood learning activities which will introduce children to the French language, to arithmetic, and to the arts … all of which will strengthen the socialization, the cultural and physical development of the children.

The ideal candidate should be creative, spontaneous, and passionate about working with young children.

Excellent contact with children and experience desired.

Salary: hourly, commensurate with experience

School year dates: August 31, 2021 through June 3, 2022

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:15 am until 3:30pm


Minimum Qualifications

All candidates must be fluent in French. Native French speakers preferred.


Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112


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For more information:

To inquire about this posting, ( or call 801-581-2300.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.